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Art Exhibition: African Beauty by Mary Ogembo, Feb. 26 – Mar. 26 2014 @ Karen Golf & Country Club

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Dates: Until March 26, 2014
Venue: Karen Golf & Country Club
Contacts: 0733 606950

Exhibition of new works by Mary Ogembo

About
Mary Ogembo‘s work is inspired by the African woman. She depicts the beauty and daily activities of the woman, and overlooks the negative stereotype placed on the African woman.

Her paintings are very rich with vibrant Earth colors, usually associated with Africa and the background pretty much relates to the subject and brings about the state of the environment. Her subject forms are exaggerated in some areas, which give the paintings a naive look.

Mary Ogembo’s paintings have been collected by The National Art Gallery of Zimbabwe in Bulawayo, The Standard Chartered Bank UK and Casoria museum in Naples Italy.
She has also held successful exhibitions outside Kenya in the following countries; France, USA, Egypt, Canada, Finland, Zimbabwe, Ghana, Tanzania, Zambia, India, Germany and Lithuania.

March 4, 2014 at 10:35 am Leave a comment

Golf: Barclays Kenya Open 2014, Mar. 6-9 2014 @ Karen Country Club

European Open
Dates: March 6-9, 2014
Venue: Karen Country Club
Tickets: KShs 500 (daily tickets) and KShs 1,000 (season tickets) –

Tickets available at Muthaiga Golf Club and Karen Golf Club from March 1, 2014. You can also buy the tickets at the gates on the match days.

2013 Kenya Open

Find more info here

February 26, 2014 at 6:06 pm Leave a comment

Gala Night: Nairobi Wonderland, Nov. 30 2012 @ Karen Country Club

November 13, 2012 at 10:24 am Leave a comment

Film Screening: The Unbroken Spirit by J.M. Munene, Oct 24 2012 @ Karen Country Club

 

October 19, 2012 at 12:36 pm 1 comment

Movie/Fundraising: A Small Act, Aug 21 2012 @ Karen Country Club

A very poor boy from a rural village in Kenya, with his education sponsored by a Swedish stranger, becomes a human rights advocate at the UN. Later he founds his own scholarship program to replicate the generosity he received.

Movie only: 900ksh
Dinner + Movie: 1700ksh

Pre-movie drinks at 6.30pm

Proceeds to fund projects at the  National Museums of Kenya
For more info, Kenya Museum Society: info@kenyamuseumsociety.org, 0724255299

Watch the trailer for A Small Act. Nominated for “Best Documentary” 2011 Emmy Awards

August 17, 2012 at 12:41 pm Leave a comment


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